Heres 2 generations of my family.Descendants of Wilhelm August Ballerstein
Generation No. 1
1.WILHELM AUGUST1 BALLERSTEIN was born August 13, 1856 in Zu Doennily Kneis Yemichonv, Proving Laehsen, Germany, and died May 14, 1934 in Tulare, Tulare,California.He married AMELIA AUGUSTA BERTHA LEISKE.She was born August 06, 1863 in Zn Thoens ee Kneis Culm, West Pruessen, Germany, and died June 29, 1925 in T ulare, Tulare, California.
Notes for WILHELM AUGUST BALLERSTEIN:
Per Morman Church, Genealogy Records, Salt Lake City, Utah;need to write for civil records--(Dornitz, Germany),Church Records--(Andasev,Pfarrant Drewitz 3921 Drewitz, Germany) for possible family History of Wilhelm August Ballerstein.Need to write for civil records--(Schoenich, W P,Pr.) and then for Parrish Records--(Gross Lunau, WP, Pr.)for possible family history of Amelia Auguste Bertha Leiske.
There were 23 prgnancies between Wilhelm and Amelia.There were 4 stillborn, 3 came to the United States, 8 were born here, that leaves 8 children that were left in Germany.
Children of WILHELM BALLERSTEIN and AMELIA LEISKE are:
i. AUGUSTE BERTHA EMMA2 BALLERSTEIN, b. May 23, 1880, Groffs Wasteravity?, GermanyQuestionable; d. November 30, 1928, Modesto, Stanislaus, California.
ii. WILHELM AUGUST HERMAN BALLERSTEIN, b. December 20, 1881, Gr. Wusterivitz, Germany; d. Unknown.
. iii. PAULINE ANNA HESWIG BALLERSTEIN, b. July 15, 1890, GermanySS#546-72-9125; d. 1968, Visalia, Tulare Co., California,.
iv. MINNA CLARA AMELIA BALLERSTEIN, b. September 09, 1894, New York StateSS#563-01-1634; d. September 1974, Chatsworth, Los Angeles, California.
v. ELSIE ELLA JEAN BALLERSTEIN, b. November 17, 1896, New YorkSS#559-14-1489; d. March 1981, Fresno, Madera, California.
vi. HENRIETTA HERNINE HEDWIG BALLERSTEIN, b. December 13, 1897, Allen Center,Allen, Allegany Co., New York; d. December 10, 1975, Stockton, San Joaquin Co., California.
vii. AUGUSTA HILDA BALLERSTEIN, b. June 06, 1899, New York; d. July 27, 1983, Oregon.
viii. CARL BALLERSTEIN, b. June 01, 1900, New York; d. February 1929, Buried in Tulare, Tulare, California.
ix. LILLY LOUISE BALLERSTEIN, b. May 29, 1903, Allen Center, Allen, Allegheny, New York.
. x. ROSE MARIE BALLERSTEIN, b. October 23, 1904, Tulare, Tulare, California; d. Bet. 1983 - 1984.
xi. EDWARD AUGUST BALLERSTEIN, b. May 26, 1908, Tulare, Tulare,CaliforniaSS#557-01-1037; d. September 04, 1976, San Francisco,San Francisco, California.
Generation No. 2
2.AUGUSTE BERTHA EMMA2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born May 23, 1880 in Groffs Wasteravity?, GermanyQuestionable, and died November 30, 1928 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California.She married GEORGE JOSEPH LENAHAN, son of MARY ANN DUNN.He was born August 30, 1874 in Boston, Unknown, Massachusetts, and died May 15, 1954 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California.
Notes for AUGUSTE BERTHA EMMA BALLERSTEIN:
Auguste was born in (Groffs Wusterivitz, Germany ?) and was christened and confirmed May 18, 1894 in St. Katharimen Cathedral in Brandenburg, Germany.Her Husband George Joseph Lenahan was born in Massachusetts and was an orphan raised by Patrick and Mary Ann Dunn.Emma and George were married in 1897 or 1898.Emma died at an early age of48 because of pneumonia and was buriedin Modesto, Stanislaus, California December 3, 1928.George lived 26 more years.Clarence told me that his father would dress up and visit his mother at the cemetery regularly on Sundays.
Children of AUGUSTE BALLERSTEIN and GEORGE LENAHAN are:
i. CLARENCE3 LENAHAN, b. August 16, Modesto, Stanislaus, California.
ii. ROY E LENAHAN, b. November 04, 1899, New York State.
iii. HERMAN G LENAHAN, b. September 26, 1903, New York State.
iv. GERTRUDE LENAHAN, b. January 26, 1910, New York State.
3.WILHELM AUGUST HERMAN2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born December 20, 1881 in Gr. Wusterivitz, Germany, and died Unknown.He married ANNA SWEDMARK Unknown.She was born Unknown, and died Unknown in Reno Washoe, Nevada.
Children of WILHELM BALLERSTEIN and ANNA SWEDMARK are:
i. WALTER3 BALLERSTEIN, b. June 14, 1910, Reno, Washoe, NevadaSS# 530-64-0176; d. November 1979, Reno, Washoe, Nevada.
ii. JIM BALLERSTEIN, b. April 23, 1912, Reno, Washoe, NevadaSS# 530-01-0249; d. 1978, Reno, Washoe, Nevada.
4.PAULINE ANNA HESWIG2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born July 15, 1890 in GermanySS#546-72-9125, and died 1968 in Visalia, Tulare Co., California,.She married RAY HARRAH.
5.MINNA CLARA AMELIA2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born September 09, 1894 in New York StateSS#563-01-1634, and died September 1974 in Chatsworth, Los Angeles, California.She married ? MEMMEN Bet. 1912 - 1922.
Children of MINNA BALLERSTEIN and ? MEMMEN are:
i. BETTY3 MEMMEN, b. Bet. 1913 - 1923.
ii. MARGRET MEMMEN, b. Bet. 1914 - 1924.
6.ELSIE ELLA JEAN2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born November 17, 1896 in New YorkSS#559-14-1489, and died March 1981 in Fresno, Madera, California.She married (1) RICHARD LESTER RILEY.She married (2) RAY SWINHART.He was born December 20, 1896 in SS# 563-12-9495, and died November 1980 in Azusa, Los Angeles, California.She married (3) RAY SANFORD.He was born April 06, 1897 in SS#549-26-8756, and died February 1987 in Fresno, Fresno, California.She married (4) H. G. BRANT May 06, 1926 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.
Child of ELSIE BALLERSTEIN and H. BRANT is:
i. STANLEY3 BRANT, b. May 16, 1926.
7.HENRIETTA HERNINE HEDWIG2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born December 13, 1897 in Allen Center,Allen, Allegany Co., New York, and died December 10, 1975 in Stockton, San Joaquin Co., California.She married MELVIN FENWICK December 05, 1916.He was born October 15, 1896 in New York?, and died April 1976 in Stockton, San Joaquin Co., California.I
Child of HENRIETTA BALLERSTEIN and MELVIN FENWICK is:
8.AUGUSTA HILDA2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born June 06, 1899 in New York, and died July 27, 1983 in Oregon.She married (1) THORLEIF (TOM) ANDERSEN.He was born June 06, 1886 in Oslo, Norway, and died October 12, 1970.She married (2) HOWARD HAROLD SMITH May 18, 1919 in Oakland, Alameda, California, son of HARRY SMITH and JESSIE DUKE.He was born October 02, 1892 in Chas. Mix Co, South Dakota, and died June 27, 1946 in Lodi, California.
Child of AUGUSTA BALLERSTEIN and HOWARD SMITH is:
i. HOWARD HAROLD (SMITH)3 ANDERSEN, b. May 03, 1921, Fort Lewis, Washington.
9.CARL2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born June 01, 1900 in New York, and died February 1929 in Buried in Tulare, Tulare, California.He married GLADIS HILL May 21, 1923 in Tulare, Tulare, California, daughter of EARNEST HILL and THERSEA MANN.
Children of CARL BALLERSTEIN and GLADIS HILL are:
i. CARL WAYNE3 BALLERSTEIN, b. April 17, 1924, Madera, Madera, California.
ii. LESTER EARL (BUD) BALLERSTEIN, b. January 03, 1926, Madera, Madera, California.
10.LILLY LOUISE2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born May 29, 1903 in Allen Center, Allen, Allegheny, New York.She married WILLIAM EDWIN (SQUEEK) RILEY August 09, 1920 in Tulare, Tulare, California.
Child of LILLY BALLERSTEIN and WILLIAM RILEY is:
i. KENNETH EUGENE3 RILEY, b. November 24, 1922, Visalia, CaliforniaSS#560-20-4253; d. February 16, 1995, Rancho Cordova, Sacramento, Callifornia.
11.ROSE MARIE2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born October 23, 1904 in Tulare, Tulare, California, and died Bet. 1983 - 1984.She married (1) CLARENCE LEWIS (TACK) DORAN.He was born May 10, 1900, and died January 1974 in Altadena, Los Angeles, California.She married (2) BILL BUSHE.
Child of ROSE BALLERSTEIN and CLARENCE DORAN is:
i. ROGER3 DORAN, b. February 27, 1924, Long Beach, Los Angeles, CaliforniaSS#547-18-2420; d. December 25, 1994, Red Bluff, Tehama, California.
Child of ROSE BALLERSTEIN and BILL BUSHE is:
ii. JON3 BUSHE, b. Abt. 1936; m. JODIE APODAC.
12.EDWARD AUGUST2 BALLERSTEIN (WILHELM AUGUST1) was born May 26, 1908 in Tulare, Tulare,CaliforniaSS#557-01-1037, and died September 04, 1976 in San Francisco,San Francisco, California.He married DOROTHY IRENE BURNER August 25, 1930 in Bakersfield, Kern , California, daughter of JAMES BURNER and ETHEL LOWER.She was born December 15, 1912 in Huchinson, Reno, Kansas, and died July 05, 1995 in Twin Falls, Twin Falls,Idaho.
Children of EDWARD BALLERSTEIN and DOROTHY BURNER are:
. i. EDWIN NEIL3 BALLERSTEIN, b. July 07, 1932, Tulare,Tulare,California.
ii. LARRY ROSS BALLERSTEIN, b. February 16, 1946, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.
iii. DAVID KEITH BALLERSTEIN, b. January 06, 1948, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.